Boots on the ground

Kathleen Abspoel


Kathleen graduated with a master’s degree in law from the University of Antwerp in July 2021, followed by a master’s degree in Forensics, Criminology and Justice at Maastricht University.

After a successful period as a paralegal at Agio Legal Antwerp, she joined the Antwerp Bar since September 2022 and joined the ranks of this firm. She mainly focuses on insolvency law and bankruptcy management.

Diplomas and courses

  • Master of forensics, criminology and justice, Maastricht University
  • Master of Laws, University of Antwerp
  • Bachelor of law, University of Antwerp

Work experience

  • December 2021: Trainee lawyer at Agio Legal (formerly Ligé Advocaten). Formally from 1 September 2022.


  • Dutch: mother tongue
  • English: Good
  • French: Satisfactory

Additional information

  • Member of the Bar of the Province of Antwerp